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    Post My Ravi Piaggio Storm 125 - 2012

    Assalamualaikum To All,

    Although i had posted a few pics already of my bike, i am starting this thread a bit late after buying ravi piaggio storm 125 just to share the experience.

    Previously i owned a Honda Cd 100, Bought Cd 100 in 2006 and kept it for 6 years till 2012, It was an excellent bike and never gave me any kind of trouble for the whole 6 years really went well and even now was in very good genuine condition.

    Then after reading many reviews of different bikes on P.W. and looking at different bikes available in the market i went for Ravi Piaggio 125 and bought the bike on Nov 1st 2012. Then sold my Cd 100 to a friend the next week after i bought Piaggio 125.

    Here are pics of my bike


    My Ravi Piaggio Storm 125  2012 -1206119

    My Ravi Piaggio Storm 125  2012 -1206120

    Some Initial Problems which i had to face.

    1. There where noises from the front wheel bearing at just 200 K.M.
    2. When the bike was just driven 300 K.M. the speedometer cable broke
    3. The tappets adjustment was not good and there was engine noise
    4. Spark Plug quality was not good
    5. Noise was coming from the speedometer

    Solutions To the above mentioned Problems.

    1. The front wheel bearings was easily changed by piaggio warranty center under warranty and they are working excellent now
    2. Speedometer cable was also changed under warranty from warranty center and is operating fine now
    3. Tappets they said would be adjusted at 1000 K.M. first service and not to be adjusted before that.
    4. Spark plug would also be changed at 1000 K.M.
    5. The speedometer was touching key hole so they adjusted the speedometer and moved it a bit away from the key hole the noise went away

    Overall Experience

    The overall experience of the bike went really well if i had any issue the problem was resolved by the warranty center and any faulty part was easily claimed. Its an excellent bike specially if we see the styling and comfort and there is no bike like Piaggio 125 currently in the Pakistani market and i really enjoy the ride of the bike.

    Some pics of different Piaggio's in different countries

    Piaggio's in China - 1 - Page 8
    Piaggio's in China - 2 - Page 8
    Piaggio's in Srilanka - Page 8
    Ravi Piaggio's modified in Lahore - Page 10
    Ravi Piaggio with digital meter - Page 14
    Ravi piaggio with Dual silencer - Page 16

    Some modifications with Pics

    Initial Modifications


    1.Changing the rear indicator position and removing the orginal indcator holders and rear grab bar - Page 4
    2.
    Changing original ignition coil with cultus ignition coil in piaggio - Page 7

    Second phase Modifications


    3.Wiring and electronic boosting

    4.Rear Aluminium Rim
    5.
    Sporty chain cover
    6.
    Rear 120/80 -17 Bridgestone Batlax

    7.Grips from complete Flat local Clipon's to Heavy bike Raised Clipon's
    8.
    CarbonFiber wrapped side tappays - page 16

    Latest Modifications.


    9.Front Rim 2.15-17, Rear rim 4.0-17 (Make original Honda)
    10.Front Tire 100/80-17, Rear 140/70-17 (Make Dunlop Aeromax GT-501 Japan - Pair F & R, both tubeless)
    11.Custom rear sprocket
    12.Rear Disk Brake with calliper (Make Nissin Honda CBR 250)
    13.Changed all bushes and bearings for axle fitting in rims
    14.custom made spacers for rims (Make local kharadiya)
    15.Custom rear brake Hub (Make local kharadiya)
    16.Custom Cut Front Mudguard (Honda CBR maybe or Bandit not sure)
    17.Increased height from rear by 2 inches by using spacers in shocks
    18.Changed all four indicators again
    19.Changed headlight again back to original headlight
    20.Air intake
    21.Small fairing covering only the sides partially
    22.Carbon paper on fairings and side tappays
    23.Matt black paint on rims and front mudguard
    24.Removed chain cover (no space left for fitting)

    25.New Rear view mirrors and handle grips

    26.New Silencer

    Sound test and a slight tire spin

    Traveling Pics

    Some Pics while returning from Lahore To Islamabad on GT Road - page 15

    Ravi Piaggio Storm Complete User Manual

    Part 1 ( Front page to Page 12 )
    Part 2 ( Page 13 - 27 )
    Part 3 ( Page 28 - 42 )
    Part 4 ( Page 43 - 57 )
    Part 5 ( Page 58 - Back Page )

    Pics of extremely modified ravi piaggios and others in LHR (facebook page)

    The bike was sold on February 16 2014, that is why thread has been closed


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    @Silver_Knife i would recommend you same modifications instead buying GS500
    Dream is not that which you see while sleeping it is something that does not let you sleep.

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    Default Silencer on the way

    Silencer is under production, will take 3 to 4 days to be completely made and after 4 days inshaallah will have a new silencer, am trying to get one made with sound adjuster for low and high sound lets see how it turns out because i personnally dont like loud sound so thats why am trying to get that adjuster made

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    Quote Originally Posted by r1 View Post
    Monster Energy Mirrors (Y)

    One of the most SUPER SEXY PIAGGIO of PWs..
    yup monster energy mirrors look better but un may bilkul sahy nazaar nahy ata so had to remove them

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    Thats creativity Omer! will be keen to see it..

    Quote Originally Posted by omer85 View Post
    am trying to get one made with sound adjuster for low and high sound
    https://www.pakwheels.com/forums/motorcycle-travel-diaries/277725-sober-riders-visit-khunjerab-adventurous-way-via-nori-pass

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    Quote Originally Posted by vickytulla View Post
    Thats creativity Omer! will be keen to see it..
    would be creativity if it works other wise.......................!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    thats a realy nice modification and perfection... and also enjoying the ride of this bike.....

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    saw it today and rode it.. i must say decently modified.

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    Piaggio company should hire you for unique and new ideas.Awesome upgrades.Best production bike in Pakistan i have seen so far.Now all you need is a small 4 cylinder engine for that unique sound

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    guess what!! "sweet sound" virus already started top spread!

    <iframe src="http://www.facebook.com/video/embed?video_id=10201053913328417" frameborder="0" height="480" width="640"></iframe>


    Quote Originally Posted by gouloulmama View Post
    Piaggio company should hire you for unique and new ideas.Awesome upgrades.Best production bike in Pakistan i have seen so far.Now all you need is a small 4 cylinder engine for that unique sound
    https://www.pakwheels.com/forums/motorcycle-travel-diaries/277725-sober-riders-visit-khunjerab-adventurous-way-via-nori-pass

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    Umer Bhai
    Plz check ur pm...

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    Quote Originally Posted by askhan1209 View Post
    Umer Bhai
    Plz check ur pm...
    Checked and replied, thora late ho gaya

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    Default GS - 500 Headlight with bandit clips

    Got my hands on this gs - 500 headlight with original bandit clips, installed it in my bike
    my ravi piaggio storm 125  2012 -1178911my ravi piaggio storm 125  2012 -1178912my ravi piaggio storm 125  2012 -1178913

    But because of negligence and laziness of mechanic while fitting he dropped the headlight and broke it so had to put the original piaggio light back, lets see if I find another one its not easy to find in genuine condition

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    Bhai mechanic ko goooli mar do
    Can,t think of a better signature

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    Default New Silencer

    Here is the new silencer
    my ravi piaggio storm 125  2012 -1178925
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    ho ho ho .. thora sa aur uper hota to maja ajata .. nevertheless very good job and looking cool mashaAllah ... waiting for sound test ..
    Rise from the ashes,.....

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    mashAllah Simply marvellous

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    Quote Originally Posted by getscorpion View Post
    ho ho ho .. thora sa aur uper hota to maja ajata .. nevertheless very good job and looking cool mashaAllah ... waiting for sound test ..
    Thora sa aur upar hota to alignment aur setting kafi kharab ho rahy thy kafi cheezay daikhny party hay us ky position set karnay kay liyay, and after all adjustments yehy position nikal rahy thy, laikin uppar ho sakta that aisi baat nahy kay nahy ho sakta tha, honay ko kya nahy ho sakta

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    MashAllah! and did you suceeded in sound muting and system to change throttle sound ?
    https://www.pakwheels.com/forums/motorcycle-travel-diaries/277725-sober-riders-visit-khunjerab-adventurous-way-via-nori-pass

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    omer bhai video upload krain...share its roarrr

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    Masha Allah!
    Would love to hear it roar

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